Monthly Archive:: October 2015

Stephen Christ, Truman State University – Authenticity of Mexican Restaurants

How do you define authenticity in a restaurant? Stephen Christ, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Truman State

John Rennie Short, University of Maryland Baltimore County – Western Wildfires

The western region of the US has been experiencing a rash of wildfires. John Rennie Short,

Kristie Seelman, Georgia State University – Transgender Discrimination

Most aspects of college life are organized by gender. Kristie Seelman, Assistant Professor in the School of

This Week on The Academic Minute (2015.10.12)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2015.10.12 Monday, October 12 Kristie Seelman of Georgia State University explains

The Academic Minute for 2015.10.05-10.09

Catch up with The Academic Minute from 10.05 – 10.09 Monday, October 5 Jonathan Willner – Oklahoma

Brian Obach, SUNY New Paltz – Organic Farming

The organic movement and the government don’t always see eye to eye Brian Obach, professor of

Chris Ferguson featured on The Best Of Our Knowledge

As always, host Bob Barrett selects an Academic Minute to air during The Best of Our

Jos Lelieveld, Mainz University – War and Air Quality

Can war make the air cleaner? Jos Lelieveld, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry

Brianna Mount, Black Hills State University – Dark Matter

How much do you know about neutrinos? Dr. Brianna Mount, a research assistant professor in physics

Richard Pak, Clemson – Technological Trust

Can you put too much trust in technology? Richard Pak, a psychologist at Clemson University, is